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|Posted: Fri Oct 13, 2017 11:26 pm Post subject: [ GLSA 201710-10 ] elfutils
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: elfutils: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201710-10)
Bug(s): #614002, #614004, #618004
Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in elfutils, the worst of
which may allow remote attackers to cause a Denial of Service condition.
Elfutils provides a library and utilities to access, modify and analyse
Vulnerable: < 0.169-r1
Unaffected: >= 0.169-r1
Architectures: All supported architectures
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in elfutils. Please review
the referenced CVE identifiers for details.
A remote attacker could possibly cause a Denial of Service condition via
specially crafted ELF files.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All elfutils users should upgrade to the latest version:
Packages which depend on this library may need to be recompiled. Tools
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=dev-libs/elfutils-0.169-r1"
such as revdep-rebuild may assist in identifying some of these packages.